Posts Categorized: Arms trade
Steph Neville, an FoR member living in Birmingham, reports on her experiences resisting the arms trade this month.
On Tuesday 8th September, the second anniversary of Pope Francis’ denunciation of the evils of the arms… More >
Photo: Lefteris Pitarakis/PA in the Guardian
A former Conservative Foreign secretary has just become the Chairman of a right-wing military think tank. William Hague was welcomed into the post at Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)… More >
Event info from the RUSI airpower conference vigil on 9th July. There are very good reports of it at the bottom of the page.
For press release click here.
So Church House conference centre… More >
Photo: Dan Barnes-Davies for FoR England
The vigil outside the RUSI Land Warfare conference today was a success, hoorah! Eight Christians turned out for a vigil in protest against Church House (owned by the… More >
RUSI, the military think tank, have a history of organising arms-sponsored conferences in Church House, a conference centre which raises money for the Church of England and under the care of the Archbish. The CofE’s… More >
Apologies for all the TLAs.
Yesterday, peace activists swamped the AGM of the UK’s biggest arms manufacturers. It was glorious.
This is the one day a year when members of the public can put their… More >
When FoR signed a document backing nonviolent direct action at DSEi this year, we didn’t intend to sit by and let others do the legwork. Campaign Against Arms Trade did a fantastic job of resourcing… More >